If you aren’t able to travel during the month of June, then book flights to Phoenix from New Zealand during February instead. Flights to Phoenix in February, while not as cheap as those in June, still average around $1,212.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Phoenix is about 39 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are $1,586.
The cheapest day to depart from New Zealand to Phoenix is on a Wednesday. Travellers who choose to depart for Phoenix on a Wednesday will often find tickets for as low as $1,258. On the other hand, Saturday is the most expensive day to depart from New Zealand because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travellers. As a result, prices tend to be around $1,980.
Flying to Phoenix from New Zealand in the morning is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $1,557 when looking at flights departing in the morning. In the afternoon is when there is more demand to fly to Phoenix, so prices are often more expensive at around $1,715 per ticket.